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is the united states constitution for our viewers that simply means in the confrontation clause that says you have a right to cross- examine people who are saying something against you there are going to be so many other reasons for appeal and it's going to be so interesting for lawyers to watch, not necessarily the general public there are a lot of people who i talked to who said he is guilty he is dead guilty. and yet i was amazed because there were so many other people that i talked to recently said gnocchis not guilty. because you can't possibly convict someone on i heard this and i heard that? >> and amazingly allot of police officers were thinking that what it. two of the much talked to when i was coming into the building tonight. it's something that will tear apart a lot of talk shows in the next couple weeks. i will tell you this much the way the prosecutors put this case in stumbling at the beginning as everyone thought that the way they put in in in used here say the way they were allowed to quizmaster fall and i think they deserve a lot of credit for it but that doesn't get to the
for rehearsals all of this week's concerts will go on as scheduled ... the united states and european ryder cup teams are holding their first practice rounds today at the medinah country club in the meantime the first- ever captains and celebrity scramble will also take place today the captains of previous ryder cup teams celebrities and sports legends will play 10 holes on course #3 the actor bill murray justin timberlake michael phelps and george lopez will participate ernie banks richard dent stan mikita and scottie pippen will also play the 39th annual ryder cup tournament begins friday we will be right back nations that the u-s will do whatever must be done to prevent iran from developing a nuclear weapon. the president addressed the u.n. general assembly this morning on the opening day of its debate session. he told the delegates a nuclear- armed iran is a challenge that cannot be contained.. and he says the consequences would be huge. the president also spoke about the recent wave of violence targeting the united states.. including the deadly attack in libya that killed u.s. ambassador
out in the southwestern united states we have gusty northwest winds 22 mi. per hour humidity 39 percent across the chicago area the forecast for this afternoon partly cloudy windy and cooler with isolated showers later today a few downwind of lake michigan. the high-temperature will be 63 degrees tonight clearing and calder mid-30s inland 43 at the lakefront ... increasing cloudiness tamara the high temperature 68 degrees 72 degrees for thursday showers later that day with temperatures falling into the fifties we have a cooler weekend coming up i will have more in the 7 day forecast later. it will be interesting to see what sort of colors we will get after having that rough drought this summer plus lots of leaves time now for today's trivia question: what metallic element gives the brilliant red and green color to rubies and emeralds? a. copper b. chromium c. manganese the answer is ahead in this hour of the wgn midday news. @Ñ 0úkñÑú?p@kúwúz0(ú?(> né'húç@@o@oúw@émúó@w@? @ó@ç Ñ0=úop2@ox?ú8ú2 mvÑ@x@7@[xvúy ÷xxñ÷7x ú@çññ@vÑqpúpúuúçúó@w ?@vÑ
. >> let me state very clearly and i hope it is obvious that the united states government had absolutely nothing to do with this video. we absolutely reject it content and its message. >> secretary of state hillary clinton rejected the video and call upon the government to stop the violence resulting from it. >> we should be standing up now and drawing that line. >> clinton's word came less than a day after the u.s. ambassador chris stevens and others were killed by violence. >> no act of violence will shake the resolve of the united states of america. >> the government tries to figure out if the attack was planned. u.s. intelligence officials believe that it is very unlikely that it was al qaeda behind the attacks. there are some in libya shown support for the slain ambassador. those signs of peace could be overshadowed by violence. the crowd believes that the video and not just for itself before country. federal reserve giving the u.s. economy a shot in the arm. first of all it will not raise the interest rate. $40 million worth of mortgage debt every month until the job improve
the united states condemns in the strongest terms this shocking attack ... president obama says justice will be done after an attack that killed the u.s. ambassador to libya. good afternoon. i'm steve sanders. and i'm dina bair. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. at this moment u.s. drone is are going to fly over libya to seek out jihadist encampments ... ambassador j. christopher stevens and three american security staffers were killed when protesters attacked the u.s. consulate in the city of benghazi. the protesters were angry over an online film considered offensive to islam. libya's deputy prime minister said stevens was a friend to his nation. and libya's general national congress issued an apology for the attack. president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton condemned the attack. we will not rest until those responsible for these attacks are found and brought to justice we are working closely with libyan authorities to work swiftly ... the same movie that triggered the attack in libya also sparked a vio
is coming it pushes much cooler air down to the lower 48 united states ... today we have sunshine with lower you meditatecommitte humfdity.. the weekend forecast looks as good as it gets.... time now for today's trivia question: where was the battle of the aleutian islands fought? a. maine b. washington c. alaska the answers. m uuele hi, i'm amy for downy unstopables in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! unstopables! i'll show you how! ♪ ♪ just shake them into the washer i can't believe this lasts 12 weeks! neither can they. so you're going on tour to prove it. downy unstopables. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples on time for sports: jay cutler was confident about his new offense heading up to green bay, but his struggles at lambeau field continued. the offensive line could not stop the packers' pass rush. in the second, clay matthews blows by jamarcus webb for one of his 3 1/2 sacks... cutler went down seven times. bears trail three-nothing la
-fi connections ... united states airlines collected more than $1.7 billion in baggage fees this year ... delta connect id the most ...collected the most ... sales of the new samsung galaxy to notebook is getting off to a stronger start than its predecessor in spite of the apple i phone 5 release success ... it goes on sale today and south korea expected to be on sale in the united states by mid november 170 million americans plan to celebrate halloween this year ... this is up from last year in the average person may spend nearly $80 on holiday accessories and candy including pet customs coming out next the building of a new west side grocery store is halted after groups of people allegedly threatened a construction worker and live music this midday from " my jerusalem " there onstage tonight at " township " in chicago i'm done! "are you a cool mom?" i'm gonna find out. [ female announcer ] swiffer wetjet's pads are better than ever. now they have the scrubbing power of mr. clean magic eraser so you don't have to get down on your hands and knees to scrub away tough,
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am improving schools in the united states of america. i do not believe in just looking out for workers which or poorich or poor, i'm going to look out for everybody >> mitt romney says his goal is to make sure president obama loses his job >> he said he cannot fix washington from the inside a, i can only be done from the outside. >> both candidates have a lot more campaigning to do before november >> a houston police officer is on leave after shooting and killing a double amputee in a wheelchair. it happened early saturday morning at a group home for the mentally ill. police responded to a call when the wheelchair bound man acted aggresively toward other residents. when the officer confronted him, the patient, who has one arm and one leg, threatened the officer with an object that leter turned out to be a pen. the officer has said he fired because he was in fear of his safety. he's on paid leave during an investigation. at least eleven climbers were killed in an avalanche this morning on one of the world's highest peaks. as many as 38 people may still be missing. the av
for the united states. >> >> we have a beautiful forecast to show you. notice the cloudiness coming out of the flames. it's unlikely that much will hit the ground. it's currently very dry. category 3 hurricane merriam. maximum winds are sustained at 120 mi. per hour. it's expected to turn to baja california. probably losing much of its steam by that point to become a tropical storm there is some indication that the moisture from the hurricane could find its way eventually into the southwestern u.s.. 73 tomorrow, a beautiful day even warmer in some areas. plenty of sunshine by all appearances both weekend days. it's not expected to be much of an issue but a good-looking 7 day forecast. the u.s. captain ♪ introducing free layaway at kmart. it's a great time to get shopping. wow. you look delicious today. delicious? honestly. sometimes i think you only like me because i'm an m&m's®. that's not true. baby, what matters to me most is what's on the inside. [ annoyed ] i'm pure milk chocolate on the inside. and i love that about you. and here i thought you loved me for my bra
in the united states as of last month ... mcdonald's announced yesterday it will post calories and its restaurants ... after a mandate ... by the government asking to post caloric content and foods served ... people are more interested in price than in health during economic hard times ... new york city council has passed a policy to ban large sugary drinks ... coming up next: continuing coverage of the chicago teachers' strike... we're talking to an education consultant whose methodology is the basis for the teacher evaulation system that's a key point on the bargaining table. plus: the bulls' derrick rose weighs in on the strike and what it means for kids in the city. and: you know them from the wgn breakthrough band contest. "years" was the "runner up" this summer ... they perform think you can't get great auto insurance coverage and a great rate? think again! mary switched to allstate got an agent, and saved $326.00 on her car insurance. john switched, got an agent and saved $263.00! drivers who switched to allstate saved an average of $375 a year on car insurance.
obama and numerous officials in washington turned up to pay their respects. the united states of america will never retreat from the world. both killings of americans in libya and even more demonstration today at other u.s. embassies in the mideast are results of a backlash from an obscure california made film that they say insults' the prophet muhammed. intonation to people are dead 40 others injured the results of violent protests outside the u.s. embassy there. the school was empty and there were no reports of injuries. faith based organizations are urged to report suspicious activity that could indicate pre operational plotting against faith based communities in the u.s.. and two marines received the congressional medal of honor today they were part of a group known as the montfort marines who trained at a base in montfort north carolina. today they were honored for their contribution the marines and the wider american society. it's a beautiful after all these years to be recognized it makes you feel great. >> president roosevelt gave african-americans the opportunity to be recruit
for attacks on our embassies and consulates. and so long as i am commander-in-chief, the united states will never tolerate efforts to harm our fellow americans. some say tuesday's attack was planned. it was a deliberate and pre- planned attack in every sense of the word. i was given enough details by witnesses. u-s officials say they have no evidence that the attack was premeditated. but as calm appeared to be restored in downtown cairo saturday, the scene of the first protest gives hope that other demonstrations will follow suit.i'm cristina mutchler reporting. pope benedict the 16-th is in lebanon on a trip aimed at uniting christians and muslims. the pontiff planned this visit before the unrest broke out this week over that anti- islamic film. streets leading to the presidential palace to catch a glimpse of the pope. the pope met with lebanon's president, who is a maronite christian. and later with two top government officials, who are sunni and shi'ite. the pope called for peace instead of conflict, among all religions. >> decision 2012 and republican vice presidential candidat
diseases. it's called "mitochondrial replacement".. and it's not available in the united states. healthy nuclear dna is transferred from one fertilized human egg with unhealthy mitochondrial dna to a donor embryo with disease-free mitochondria. the approach may prevent genetic disorders such as learning disabilities, heart disease and diabetes. it's legal as a lab procedure in the u.k... but resulting embryos cannot be implanted in women. coming up in the lunch break: the folks from calumet fisheries are here with great ideas on how to incorporate smoked fish into everyday dishes ot sfilodour hi. ooh, that's so... i know what you're thinking. it's a hot white number, but what a hassle to care for! but i'm not worried... i use tide vivid detergent and boost. they keep my whites looking like new wash after wash. that's my tide. [ male announcer ] febreze. eliminates odors and leaves carpets fresh. ♪ ♪ in today's lunchbreak: incorporating smoked fish into everyday dishes. rolando deluna is a smoke master at calumet fisheries. you will make three different recipes from
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take it all the way to the united states supreme court ... the guilty verdict against peterson was hard to reach. there was one juror who struggled for hours to come to his decision. it was about a motive and whether or not he did it ... ron supalo, of bolingbrook said he was initially against convicting peterson. he said he had a difficult time with the "hearsay" testimony and his understanding of circumstantial evidence. but, after reviewing the case, he sided with the 11 other jurors... five hours into deliberations yesterday. supalo also explained why the jury coordinated their outfits in court. he sais it was purely "something to do" when days turned into weeks in the trial. kathleen savio's niece elizabeth, said she screamed and cried when she learned of the guilty verdict. >>it wasn't just my aunt ... her kids, our kids ... we are all split up the whole family it wasn't us that did that to them it was drew peterson ... she added she now wants to see justice for stacy peterson. drew peterson's attorney joel brodsky, says peterson's sons are hurt and broken-up over the
and children's clothing is at $10 billion year market in the united states next: police in evanston say they've cracked a burglarly ring involving young boys. also ahead, the latest after a driver is shot and killed on the dan ryan and then crashes into several parked cars on the south side. and we're live in highland park where the mayor is criticizing the handling of case involving the death of a five a year old girl. ♪ ♪ ♪ pop goes the world ♪ ♪ it goes something like this ♪ [ female announcer ] pop in a whole new kind of clean with new tide pods... just one removes more stains than the 6 next leading pacs combined. pop in. stand out. [ female announcer ] this is laura. laura's being healthy and chewing her multivitamin. introducing one-a-day vitacraves for women! finally, a great-tasting gummy multivitamin designed... for women with more calcium and vitamin d. it's gummies for grown-ups. new one-a-day vitacraves for women. an 18 year old woman is charged with d.u.i in the death of a five year old girl. but the mayor of higland park
the concern of the people of my district her opponents i believe is an embarrassment to the united states congress and to the republican party. from our 1 on day one of their convention illinois democrats came out swinging. >> i am fired up and ready to go because i know what our purposes here this week our purpose is to set the record straight after what we heard coming out of the convention in tampa last week. i want to talk to you about a scary subject for many many republicans i want to talk about facts. gov pat quinn said that message on stage in charlotte. i think it's important that people know the facts so we're going to talk about the facts. the san antonio mayor julian castro followed by a video presentation followed by first lady michelle obama it gets personal tonight talking about the man she married >> that was tom-reporting live first lady michele obama will be speaking you could also follow continuing convention coverage on our website. in other news tonight, to people are dead after a shooting at a long-term care hospital. we are a kindred hospital with details. good ev
in the united states today. a.d. at lake geneva. 77 is our reading tonight still fairly humid out there. look at the wind gusts this morning. there were big storms down state but not here in chicago. you will note that the front has gone through and the barometer starts to rise. humidity at 54%. the grass pollen is the product of the seasonal harvest of corn because this puts grass pollen in the air and you can see mold and ragweed we are at 81 but its 70 at the twin cities you can see the trajectory of our temperatures will be down but in a nice way tomorrow because of high pressure coming in right here will keep a sunny and less humid. still sees both lines of thunderstorms roared in through the deep south but nothing much showing up here in our area now watch what our model does hear it does develop a couple of showers and thunderstorms we go into a gorgeous thursday in chicago. here is where the rain fell heavily last night. here is this little lull of cooler air. the main cooling takes place friday night and saturday and there'll be a pretty good wind blowing that band. there is warm ai
stock exchange with your bloomberg "on the money" report: business activity in the united states unexpectedly contracted for the first time in three years it's another sign that manufacturing will not be able to contribute as much to economic recovery ... weakening conditions in europe and china will hold that down as well as consumer spending did rise however and august ... more jobs have been created then lost since the president took his oath of office but unemployment is higher in that time ... the u.s. military is spending more on anti psychotic drugs for active troops then there are on painkillers is the first time spending on these drugs has the outpaced the painkillers in years ... facebook wants you to spend more money on your friends without leaving the website facebook gifts lets you pay for things like gift cards or flowers or you can add payment details after the purchase the market is trading lower today overtrade said concern on bank virus attacks still to come this midday: lunchbreak with celebrity chef also ahead: a new study about programs aimed at increasing
intact, someone crashes your wedding but not just anyone, how about the president of the united states? theypresident obama held a rally to hours before a couple's wedding began in the same location as obama and the wedding planner told her that she had a surprise guest coming. >> she said a special guest was going to, and she can't tell me who and i guess the president. >> he gave them a silver cup and a plaque with his name engraved on it and they got a hand written note from president obama and michelle that wished them a long and happy marriage now they really have a wedding story to tell. let's get the seven day forecast. >> we're looking at a big drop over the weekend but tonight it's fairly comfortable up there we have our temperature in o'hare about 59 degrees 64 in cleveland and you can see all across the country temperatures get warmer the farther west you go. interesting contrast their radar satellite composite that is the cold air pushing south you can see some rain developing up there. temperatures, 56 for the high temperatures saturday. the tuesday system by the way may
in the southeastern united states has more arsenic then rice grown in asia. until we get further information from the fda about the dangers hopefully standards will be put in place. >> i don't think we should be in a panic but we should keep our eyes open. the levels showing up in the rice do not coordinate with toxicity. the absorptive capability of that is very very low. it's there for not putting the child at significant risk. >> a chick-fil-a flip flop, the chicago aldermen marino is no longer finding fault with the chain. last month long lines snaked around chick-fil-a restaurants across the country most of the customers in line said they were there to support the company president who openly opposed to gay marriage into calls alderman joe morena to consider blocking the construction of a chick-fil-a restaurant in his first war jurisdiction rainout issued this statementmoreno issued this statement. anthony martinez of the civil rights agenda says he would like to see them take an even stronger position. >> what we like to see is them adopt an anti-discrimination policy they have not confir
and that the pain of just one violent death is too much to bear. >> the annual event is organized by the state's attorney victim witness assistance unit. this is one of the largest victim advocacy programs in the country. they provide families with referral services and on-site support groups. >> thanks so much. today marks the 30th anniversary of one of the chicago area's most enduring mysteries, tylenol murders. seven people died in cook and de page counties after being poisoned by taking extra strength tylenol which had been laced with cyanide. james lewis went to prison for extorting money from tylenol maker johnson and johnson. he was never charged with the murders, but remains one of the prime suspects. prosecutors still pursuing the case are considering convening a grand jury to force witnesses to testify. a suburban police officer was rushed to the hospital after an overnight crash. >> up next the details on the incident that left the officer with a skull fracture. >> ron has some surprising news for chicago taxpayers. >> and the vice president
on the buckeye state and the president gets a not so warm reception during his last speech at the united nations and how men's facial hair becomes the not so secret ingredient in a beer. you won't run into kenmore appliances just anywhere. only sears is celebrating the 100th anniversary of america's number one appliance brand with up to 25% off all kenmore appliances plus an extra 15% off all appliance brands with your sears card. this is worth running into. this is sears. 4g lte has the fastest speeds. so let's talk about coverage. based on this chart, who would you choose ? wow. you guys take a minute. verizon, hands down. i'm going to show you guys another chart. pretty obvious. i don't think color matters. pretty obvious. what's pretty obvious about it ? that verizon has the coverage. verizon. verizon. we're going to go to another chart. it doesn't really matter how you present it. it doesn't matter how you present it. verizon. more 4g lte coverage than all other networks combined. fifth new polls put president obama and rival mitt romney into battle ground states he sur
. secretary of state hillary clinton discussed syria with chinese leaders in beijing yesterday but couldn't come up with an agreement on how to end the crisis. united continental and american airlines could be held responsible for the september 11th attack on the world trade centers. a u.s. district judge in new york ruled a trial was necessary to determine if the airlines are at fault. world trade center properties... which owned the twin towers, sued the airlines claiming they were negligent for allowing terrorists to board and hijack the planes. the company is seeking more than eight billion dollars... the estimated cost of replacing the two towers as well as claims of negligence. pentagon officials say a new book about the military raid that killed osama bin laden *does* contain classified information. "no easy day"... was written by matt bissonette... a former navy seal involved in the mission. the book describes the preparation ahead of the bin laden raid, the day of the operation, and the aftermath. pentagon officials are not stopping sales of the book... but do say they're explori
-called "observer state." the united nations refugee agency and other humanitarian groups are appealing for nearly half a billion dollars to help those trying to escape the civil war in syria. the agency says 294,000 syrian refugees have already flocked to jordan, lebanon iraq and turkey. that number could reach 700- thousand by the end of the year. there was more shelling and heavy gunfire in several syrian cities today.. and opposition activists say at least 22 more people were killed. the opposition says more than 30,000 have died since anti- government unrest began in march of last year. police have received new most well-known and mysterious disappearances in u.s. history. a tipster informed police that a body was buried beneath a driveway at a home in suburban detroit in 1975... around the same time mobster jimmy hoffa disappeared. the tipster didn't say it was hoffa's body, but police believe the information is credible. crews will begin digging tomorrow morning and will send a soil sample to a forensic anthropologist to test for human remains. results from the testing should come next wee
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